Hoorah for taphonomy! If you'd like to hear me chat about my crocodile decay research, and why I love dinosaurs, then watch this video recorded by Dinologue and Brian Switek at the Society of Vertebrate Paleontology 2014 meeting. And check out the Dinologue YouTube channel!
Dr Caitlin Symeis a palaeontologist studying the taphonomy (preservation state) of fossil non-avian dinosaurs, crocodiles and fish from the Winton Formation, Queensland, Australia. Think forensic science or CSI for fossils, and you're on the right track!
Posts on this blog focus mainly on vertebrate palaeontology and taphonomy, as well early career researcher (ERC) productivity tips and insights.